Find and Contact your SC Legislator

Find and contact your legislator. Open the lines of communication about homeschooling rights and freedoms. Maybe even thank them for supporting and advocating for homeschoolers. Do you know how to contact your representatives? It’s very easy to draft a note or leave a voicemail with your input and opinion about any legislative issues. But, I […]

Homeschool Lingo in South Carolina

In South Carolina, we have our own homeschool lingo. Whether you’re just getting started or you’re new to the state, you’ll need to learn the jargon. This little glossary of terms can help cut through the homeschool lingo and find your way. Homeschool Lingo In SC Accountability: In order to be compliant with law, individual […]

Choosing a Homeschool Association in SC

Most homeschoolers in South Carolina register with an association. With dozens of choices, what qualities do you consider when choosing a Homeschool Association? A good place to start is by asking homeschoolers you know who they recommend. That can help you narrow down the search. While it may be easy to go on recommendations of your […]

Westgate Christian Home Education Association

The Westgate Christian Home Education Association (WCHEA) has been established for members and friends of Westgate Baptist Ministries who are seeking assistance in home educating their children in accordance with biblical standards and credible academics. We believe that the Scriptures hold parents accountable for the instruction their children receive and that a Christ-centered world view […]

Vine and Branches Home Educators

Remain in me, and I will remain in you.  No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. I am the vine; you are the branches.  If a man remains in me and I in him he will bear much fruit; […]

United Christian Homeschoolers Unlimited

This post was proofread by Grammarly I look forward to having the opportunity to serve you and your family during your homeschooling journey at United Christian Homeschoolers Unlimited. ~Angela Jordan Perry, director Service Area: Upstate and Statewide Office Location: PO Box 254, Campobello, SC 29322 Cost: $20 a family with various optional packages to add […]

The SC Homeschool Accountability Association

My goal as director of The SC Homeschool Accountability Association (TSCHAA) is to provide outstanding service and support to all members. Please let me know if I can assist you in any way. ~Lara Caldwell, director This post was proofread by Grammarly Service Area: Statewide Mailing Address: PO Box 463, Gray Court, SC 29645 Cost: […]

Palmetto Homeschool Association

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 454 South Anderson Road, BTC 568, Suite 209, Rock Hill, SC 29730 Cost: $25 for kindergarten only;  $40 for only one student 1st-12th  or $65  for a family Applications available throughout the year, includes course of study Member Services: Membership documents, workshops, updates, transcript assistance, diploma, class ranking Optional: HSLDA […]

Annual Standards Assurance Form

This is copy of the annual standards assurance form from the SC Department of Education. Associations who have filed this form are listed on the DOE website as compliant. This wording from their FAQ’s document is still included as of 7/28/2016: “The SCDE does not have the authority to approve or endorse any of the home […]

PACESC

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: PO BOX 1767*MONCKS CORNER*SC 29461 Cost: $40/family Applications close in April of current year; inquire for exceptions Member Services: Membership Documents, newsletter. Does not rank. Optional: Student Record Evaluation and Transcript/ Diploma Service, Student Record & Portfolio Document Imaging to CD, curriculum, classes and workshops Record Keeping Due: May 31 […]